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Environmental protection expenditures by industry in Malaysia 2014: RM2.2 billion
2015, emission of pollutants to the atmosphere from motor vehicles: 2.1 million tones
2015, volume of water supplied in Malaysia: 16,159 million litres per day
2015, the scheduled waste generated in Malaysia: 2.9 million tonnes
In 2015, a forested area in Malaysia was 18.3 million hectares

Annual Economic Statistics 2018 Water Supply; Sewerage, Waste Management & Remediation Activities

Release Date : Thursday 28, February 2019 1200

 

Value of gross output Water Supply; Sewerage, Waste Management and Remediation Activities registered an annual growth rate of 8.1 per cent
 

Performance of Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities for 2017 registered a  8.1 per cent growth in value of gross output to RM14.4 billion as compared to 2015.

The value added for this sub-sector increased to RM7.0 billion as compared to RM5.9 billion in 2015 at 8.7 per cent per annum. Meanwhile, value of intermediate input also increased by 7.6 per cent per year from RM6.4 billion to RM7.4 billion within the same period.

The group of water collection, treatment & supply industry was the main contributor to this sub-sector with RM6.8 billion contributed to the value of gross output followed by waste collection industry, RM3.7 billion.

Salaries & wages paid by this sub-sector in 2017 recorded an increase to RM1.6 billion as compared to RM1.4 billion in 2015 with average monthly salaries & wages of RM2,626.

 

Released By:

DATO' SRI DR. MOHD UZIR MAHIDIN
CHIEF STATISTICIAN MALAYSIA
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS, MALAYSIA
 DrUzir_Mahidin    Dr_Uzir

28 February 2019

 

Contact person:

Ho Mei Kei
Public Relation Officer
Strategic Communication and International Division
Department of Statistics, Malaysia
Tel : +603-8885 7942
Fax : +603-8888 9248
Email : mkho[at]dosm.gov.my